San Diego State University is seeking applicants with demonstrated experience and/or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of historically underrepresented groups.
Initial review of applications will begin on November 28, 2017. To receive full consideration, apply by November 27, 2017. The position will remain open until filled. The online application should be completed in detail. Completion of the online application is required for consideration; a resume alone will not suffice.
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This is a full-time (1.0 time-base), benefits eligible, permanent (probationary) position. This position is designated exempt under FLSA and is not eligible for overtime compensation. Standard SDSU work hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., but may vary based on operational needs.
The Senior Budget Analyst analyzes, reviews, and makes independent recommendations upon the budgetary and related fiscal affairs of the University; makes surveys and investigations of more complex problems and consults with and advises responsible campus officials on budget requests and performs continuous budgetary control of appropriations and revenues; drafts text materials to summarize, analyze and justify budget programs; gathers data and makes studies on various problems arising in connection with financial administration; provides information and instructions to University staff concerning specific phases of budgets and financial procedures; and prepares related reports.
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Compensation and Benefits
Starting salary upon appointment not expected to exceed $6,500 per month. CSU Classification Salary Range: $4,611 - $8,144 per month. Salary placement is determined by the education, experience, and qualifications the candidate brings to the position, internal equity, and the hiring department's fiscal resources.
San Diego State University offers a rich benefits package that constitutes a major portion of total compensation. For more information regarding SDSU benefits, please click here.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of governmental budgeting; working knowledge of the principles and practices of public finance and governmental accounting; knowledge of or the ability to learn quickly the financial structure and financial procedures of the California State University System; general knowledge of the purpose, functions, and fiscal organization of the campus; general knowledge of the laws relating to financial administration of the State government; general knowledge of the principles of organization and management; working knowledge of research techniques and of statistical principles and procedures.
Ability to analyze and review the budgets and financial practices of the University; ability to speak and write effectively; ability to analyze situations accurately and to develop an effective course of action.
Three years of progressively responsible professional analytical experience including two years performing work involving the preparation, justification and analysis, or the control and administration of a budget or budgetary program.
Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university in public or business administration.
Additional experience which has demonstrated that the applicant has acquired and successfully applied the knowledge and abilities shown above may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis.
Preferred Qualifications and Specialized Skills
Skill in using Microsoft Access, Excel, and Word.
Ability to use query tools such as BRIO to extract data for use in a wide variety of analytical tasks.
Experience with Oracle financials and PeopleSoft Human Capital Management systems preferred.
Knowledge and understanding of the CSU Budget structure, FIRMS budget structure and the University organizational structure.
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The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
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SDSU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status.
Since it was founded in 1897, San Diego State University has grown to offer bachelor's degrees in 91 areas, master's degrees in 78 areas and doctorates in 22 areas. SDSU's approximately 35,000 students participate in an academic curriculum distinguished by direct contact with faculty and an increasing international emphasis that prepares them for a global future. SDSU's annual economic impact to t...he state of California is $6.5 billion, according to an impact report done by the California State University in 2010.Of SDSU's 280,000-plus alumni, approximately 60 percent live in San Diego. They comprise more than half the region's engineers, teachers, entrepreneurs and the local workforce for a host of other industries.San Diego State University is a community diverse in race, ethnicity, language, culture, social class, national origin, religious and political belief, age, ability, gender, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation. As a university committed to learning in all its forms, San Diego State University recognizes the need to attract and retain a critical mass of diverse persons who will advance its goals and ideals.